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Friday, January 22, 2021



‘Kill all you see’: In a first, Myanmar soldiers tell of Rohingya slaughter

September 09, 2020 9:17 pm

The two soldiers’ video testimony, recorded by a rebel militia, is the first time that members of the Tatmadaw, as Myanmar’s military is known, have openly confessed to taking part in what U.N. officials say was a genocidal campaign against the country’s Rohingya Muslim minority.

Centre's next step is to deport Rohingyas from the country: MoS Jitendra Singh

January 03, 2020 5:13 pm

"Rohingyas are not part of the six religious minorities in three neighbouring states. They are from Myanmar and hence have to go as they are not eligible for Indian citizenship under the CAA," Jitendra Singh said.

Bangladesh may 'force' 100,000 Rohingya to resettle on uninhabited island

September 03, 2019 3:40 pm

Having fled deadly violence, over a million Rohingya refugees live in sprawling camps in Bangladesh. DW gained exclusive access to the remote, cyclone-prone island where the government intends to relocate them.

Tripura: No consensus on Rohingyas stuck between India-Bangladesh border

January 21, 2019 8:07 pm

All the 31 Rohingyas, who have been stranded on the Zero Line between the international borders of India and Bangladesh in West Tripura district for the last 96 hours, hail from the Rakhine State of Myanmar, officials said today.

States told to identify Rohingya refugees, collect biometrics: Rajnath Singh

October 02, 2018 8:49 am

“Be it Maoism, terrorism or extremism — any sort of security threats are being adequately dealt with. We are doing whatever is necessary to curb any potential security threat and will continue to do so,” Rajnath Singh said.

Centre asks states to capture biometrics details of Rohingyas, illegal immigrants

September 28, 2018 6:05 pm

The state governments have been told to instruct the local police to capture the biometric details of Rohingyas and other illegal immigrants, a senior Home Ministry official said.

We understand difficulty: Rohingya pitch in to help Kerala flood victims

September 18, 2018 12:38 am

Taking a cue, other Rohingya settlements in the country also decided to start collecting money for the cause.

Rohingyas mark anniversary as 'black day'; community sees little hope for return

August 25, 2018 11:16 am

August 25, 2017 marked military raids across Rakhine state in Myanmar which the United Nations dubbed 'ethnic cleansing'. A number of Rohingya refugees fled the country on foot or by boat to neighouring countries.

UNHCR head asks Asia-Pacific leaders to show ‘solidarity' with Rohingyas

August 08, 2018 10:44 am

Since late August 2017, widespread and systematic violence against Myanmar's mainly Muslim minority Rohingya has forced hundreds of thousands to flee their homes in Rakhine state for Bangladesh.

Two Rohingya refugees held for 'donation racket' in Hyderabad

June 07, 2018 9:13 pm

Cases had been registered against the two under IPC sections 465 (forgery), 420 (cheating) and 406 (criminal breach of trust).